Featuring Over 11 Hours Of Live Music
At Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, CA on Saturday, November 25, 2017
Arcadia, CA — Featuring a high-powered lineup of “A-List” artists from the SoCal hard rock tribute scene, RUST Festival is set for Saturday, November 25th at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, CA, where it will pay homage to the legendary “Heavy Metal Day” at US Festival ’83. Having featured some of the most iconic hard rock and heavy metal acts of its day, US Festival ‘83’s “Heavy Metal Day” remains widely acknowledged as one of the greatest rock concerts of all-time. In honoring this pivotal moment in music history, RUST Festival is establishing a new holiday tradition: BLACK SATURDAY, an annual celebration of hard rock music.
Produced by DELUXE Presents, RUST Festival ‘17 features eleven live performance tributes to iconic hard rock acts including Van Halen, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, AC/DC, Ozzy Osbourne, The Scorpions, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Metallica, Mӧtley Crüe, and Guns N’ Roses.
Chris Mitrovich, founder of DELUXE Presents and RUST Festival explains, “DELUXE Presents was formed in 2016 to produce boutique music festivals that focus on the art rather than the artist, allowing for an original rock and roll experience where the sole focus of the festival is on the music. In addition, we have also declared BLACK SATURDAY as a worldwide rocker holiday to honor and celebrate rock n’ roll’s core values.”
Produced by DELUXE Presents, RUST Festival ‘17 features eleven live performance tributes to iconic hard rock acts including Van Halen, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, AC/DC, Ozzy Osbourne, The Scorpions, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Metallica, Motley Crüe, and Guns N’ Roses.
RUST Festival has revealed its newest addition to the event’s music lineup, Led Zeppelin tribute act Led Zepagain. Known as, “the most accurate and authentic replication of Led Zeppelin in the world,” Led Zepagain adds to the previously released music line up of:
Fan Halen – World’s #1 Tribute to Original Van Halen
The Iron Maidens –All-Female Tribute to Iron Maiden – Long Running, World-Famous
Black Sabbitch – All-Female Tribute to Black Sabbath
Masters Of Puppets – World-Famous Metallica Tribute
Bonfire – Tribute to Bon Scott-era early AC/DC
Paradise Kitty – All-Female Tribute to Guns N’ Roses
Just Like Priest – Full-Strength Judas Priest Tribute
Rhoads To Ozz – Tribute to Randy Rhoads-era Ozzy Osbourne
Hurricane – High-Energy Tribute to The Scorpions
Motley Crue’d – Tribute to all-eras of Motley Crüe
Led Zepagain – Authentic Replication of Led Zeppelin
“Festival Pass” includes one general admission ticket. Adult (18+) are $39.99, Youth (13-17) are $19.99, and kids 12 and under get in free.
“Backstage Pass” includes a “Festival Pass,” Backstage Lounge Access, Side-Stage Bleacher Seating, RUST Event Poster, and Laminate Pass. Adult (18+) are $79.99, Youth (13-17) are $59.99, and kids 12 and under are $39.95.
Making this landmark event extra special, this will be the first popular music festival in Santa Anita Park’s 85-year history as one of the premier destinations for thoroughbred horse racing in the United States. The uniqueness of this new music setting coupled with the intensive musical lineup will provide the hard rock fan a festival experience unlike any other. Santa Anita Park is one of the world’s most beautiful Thoroughbred race tracks. Acres of manicured infield lawn stage areas in the shadows of the stunning San Gabriel Mountains set the stage for an unforgettable musical experience.
About RUST Festival and DELUXE Presents:
The RUST FESTIVAL was created in 2005 as a tribute to the legendary US Festival’s “Heavy Metal Day” on May 29, 1983, which featured the most iconic acts of the hard rock/heavy metal genre of its day. Produced by STEVE WOZNIAK of Apple Computer fame, US Festival ‘83’s “Heavy Metal Day” remains widely acknowledged as one of the greatest rock concerts of all-time. DELUXE Presents was formed in 2016 to produce boutique music festivals.